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8401 E 83rd St

Raytown, MO 64138

(816) 268-7380

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 625

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for South Middle School

my child is in the seventh grade and is a.straight A student at RSMS, and ive always been concerned with the lack of emphasis some parents put on education at our school.To the parents who dont know fights are prevelent at school. If we as parents dont bond together soon running to the high school wont ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/29/11

Run as fast as you can from this school. Terrible communication and rampant apathy from the administration! Very few of the staff seem to care about the job they have. It is too bad but I cannot wait until my children are out of this school! The Principal does not follow through and apathy seems to be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/25/11

I have been very impressed with the quality of education that this school offers. I have also been extremely pleased with the care and concern of the teachers here. I believe the principal has high expectations and holds the students accountable for behavior and academic progress. I would highly recommend ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/01/11

I am a former student. My time at Raytown South I was not the best. The teachers focus more on discipline than teaching the curriculum. The students in the classes distract committed students and they disrespect the teachers. Fights are in style now and they pollute the learning enviornment in my opinion. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/16/11

This school is all about fights i have heard of sooooo many fights its not funny my child is attendin that school and she has came home saying the same thing "there was a fight today it wasss soooo funny" i dont want my child in this kind of enviroment. cant wait to get her out of there and into raytown ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/22/10

The problems I have with RSMS isn't the teachers so much as it is the Principals. They say they are always available to talk with parents but whenever I've called I always hear the same thing. . . .'Leave a message and they'll get back with you.' That never happens! I have 2 children in that school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/30/09

Not impressed with this school in the last couple years. It's really gone down hill since my first child went through there 5 years ago. Alot of labeling of kids from teachers & principal. Can't wait to get my kids out of there!

Posted by a parent on 04/29/09

My son has attended this school since 6th grade and he is in his last year. I've not had any problems with South Middle; the teachers care very much and as far as I know there hasn't been any fights or horrible misconducts from the students. The teachers are organize and my son enjoys it there. I like ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/08

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Test scores for South Middle School

MAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
South Middle School
Raytown C-2 School District
* In 2011-2012 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The results for math, communication arts, and science are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Raytown schools — South Middle School is located at 8401 E 83rd St, Raytown MO 64138. 8401 E 83rd St is in the 64138 ZIP code in Raytown, MO The school district for South Middle School is the Raytown C-2 School District. South Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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